Technical Architect



Alpharetta, GA

Employment Type



Mid-Senior level

Job Function

Engineering, Information Technology

Job Description

We are currently looking for an Technical Architect for our Alpharetta, Georgia office. With the ability to work in any size team or solo in an Agile environment, and utilizing proven abilities in more than one programming language, multiple technology stacks and front and back-end development, Brainjocks’ Technical Architect will not be committed to a project for its duration, but instead holds more of a hands-on advisory role. This role will be responsible for advising the team and client on matters such as:

  • Solution architecture and implementation options
  • Operational Model
  • Technical risks to a project
  • Setting priorities
  • Solving complex architectural issues
  • Analytical approach to solving complex technical and architectural challenges
  • Client facing
  • Structured and detail oriented

Additionally, the Technical Architect must exhibit extensive knowledge in: .NET framework, C# programming language, CMS Implementations, Javascript, as well as scripting languages such as Powershell, source control (GIT), DevOps operations, Continuous Integrations, Cloud solutions, IIS, and Microsoft SQL Server. This role will also assist in solving more complex technical user stories, break epics into more manageable stories, and assisting team leads with overflow or technically challenging items. This is an excellent opportunity to mentor team members and participate in estimation efforts for the project or sales.

Essential Role Responsibilities:
Required Competencies

  • Bachelor's Degree and 8+ years of professional IT experience
  • Proven expert level technical ability and understanding of multiple technology stacks
  • Extensive knowledge of Object-Oriented programming methodology
  • Experience with scripting language (Powershell)
  • Experience in implementing complex CMS solutions
  • Broad technical expertise including:
    • Networking
    • Web Servers
    • Automation
    • Design patterns
    • SOLID
    • Cloud Services
    • Search engine implementations
    • E-commerce
  • Ability to identify technical risks
  • Great communication skills and is someone easy to work with
  • Ability to work directly with customer
  • Ability to lead complex engineering efforts as it relates to design and implementation
  • Ability to identify and recommend technical standards for the department
  • Escalation point for any technical issue encountered by team
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex issues and identify most optimal solution
  • Resolve technical debts on the projects

Preferred Competencies:

  • Modern Javascript frameworks: Angular, Knockout, React, Vue, Ember, etc.
  • NodeJS
  • Basics of SASS / CSS

Supervisory Responsibility:

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment:

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, printers, scanners and filing cabinets.

Position Type/Expected hours of work:

This is a full-time, exempt position. The days and hours of work for our US headquarters are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.


Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected. Some overseas travel may also be necessary.

Brainjocks' Culture:

Our Corporate Culture sets Brainjocks above the rest. On a daily basis, we exemplify our Core Values:

  • Service
  • Courage
  • Ownership and commitment
  • Learn and Teach
  • Build Trust
  • Be Authentic
  • Teamwork

The incorporation of these values at all levels of our organization allows our team to feel valued and excited about the solutions Brainjocks provides to our Clients. Our culture fosters personal and professional excellence and promotes development that leads to continued success.

Brainjocks Culture

Longtime Brainjock Ken Forst shares his take on our company culture. It truly is something special!